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Welcome to Darlington ...

The city of Darlington is located in Lafayette County<1> and is the County Seat for Lafayette County.

The location of Darlington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Darlington has a population of 2,337 people<3> (see below for details).

Darlington is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Darlington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Darlington lies within the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Darlington had an population of 2,337 people. This is a decrease of 4.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Darlington had a population of 2,451 people (which is 14.56% of the total population of Lafayette County). This makes Darlington the county's most populous community.

The population of Darlington represents 0.04% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 361st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,451 people, the population of Darlington increased 1.36% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,418 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Darlington.

Communities Also Named Darlington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 27 communities that are also named Darlington - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, North Carolina (2), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Darlington.

Communities near Darlington ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Darlington.

  • Platteville [Grant County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Platteville
    • Platteville [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Darlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platteville
  • Dodgeville [Iowa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodgeville
    • Dodgeville [Iowa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Darlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodgeville
  • Mineral Point [Iowa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Point
    • Mineral Point [Iowa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Darlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,465 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Point
  • Cuba City [Grant County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuba City
    • Cuba City [Grant County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Darlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Platteville [Grant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Platteville
      • Platteville [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Darlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,484 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platteville
    • Warren [Jo Daviess County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren
      • Warren [Jo Daviess County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Darlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,304 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warren<6>
    • Hazel Green [Grant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazel Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazel Green
      • Hazel Green [Grant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Darlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,220 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazel Green
    • Shullsburg [Lafayette County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shullsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shullsburg
      • Shullsburg [Lafayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Darlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,193 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shullsburg
    • Mineral Point [Iowa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Point
      • Mineral Point [Iowa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Darlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,051 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Point
    • Belmont [Lafayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
      • Belmont [Lafayette County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Darlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 976 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Darlington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Darlington.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Darlington. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Darlington.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Darlington. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Darlington.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Darlington ...

Looking for more information about Darlington? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Darlington, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Darlington.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Lafayette County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Darlington. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Lafayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Darlington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Darlington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Darlington) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Darlington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Darlington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Darlington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6806, Longitude: -90.1171       In this case, the coordinates for Darlington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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